Patients on Treatment Outcomes
One out of two citizens confronted a serious illness in the last five years
One out of two citizens confronted a serious illness in the last five years, either personally or in their close family.
Healthcare is one of the three key issues in the election campaign
Healthcare is the topic that citizens most frequently consider as the most important of all analyzed election topics – 81% of respondents consider healthcare one of the three key issues in the election campaign.
Make information on treatment outcomes publicly available
9 out of 10 citizens think that information on treatment outcomes should be publicly available so they could choose the hospital with better treatment outcomes.
Patients want better treatment outcomes, no matter the possible additional costs
If they could choose, an overwhelming majority of patients would go to the hospital that guarantees better treatment outcomes, no matter the possible additional costs - 9 out of 10 respondents would travel further just to be treated in the hospital with better treatment outcomes.
Shorter waiting lists and more treatment methods
One out of two Croatian citizens believes that shorter waiting lists and greater availability of effective treatment methods are crucial for reducing cancer mortality, negative statistics according to which Croatia is currently second in the EU.
Successful treatment chances
One out of two citizens believe that there are lower chances for successful treatment in Croatia today compared to other EU member states.
Insisting on excellence and the best treatment outcomes
Citizens insist on excellence and the best treatment outcomes, but not necessarily in their vicinity.
Health facilities with best practices are not sufficiently recognized
Two out of three citizens believe that health facilities with best practices and results are not sufficiently recognized in the public sphere.
The best health care institutions deserve additional investments
82.7% of citizens believe that the best health care institutions deserve additional investments based on the achieved results
Citizens prefer that a center of excellence is available to them
Citizens prefer that a center of excellence is available to them, even in another city.
Citizens would vote for the party that implements the National Cancer Plan
Two out of three citizens would vote for the party that commits itself to implementing the National Cancer Plan, which would save thousands of lives per year.
Research conducted by IPSOS d.o.o., by CATI method, in June 2020, on a representative sample N=601